Location: Derwent Reservoir, Northumbrian Water, Waterside Park, Edmundbyers, Consett, DH8 9TT
Distance: 10k, 5K & 2.5k
Start: From 5pm
No of Runners: 500
Cut off: 3 Hours
Route: Paths, trails, woodland, tarmac, route arrows and route markers throughout, marshals at all junctions.
Aid Station: Approx. 3 mile
First Aid: In attendance with emergency vehicle
Prizes: 1st,2nd and 3rd Male and Female in both races, 1st male and female 40-49, 50-59, 60+ in 10 Mile only.
Number Collection/Information/Late entries: Event tent at the start and finish on the grass beside the Northumbrian water café.
Toilets: Available at the start and finish area
Parking: Available at the Northumbrian Water, waterside car park (no additional charge for runners)
Sprint and Standard Duathlon
The running will be on tarmac and trail paths around the waterside and the cycling will be on the open roads around the reservoir towards Edmundbyers, Blanchland and Slaley. There will be a SPRINT EVENT over 5km, 20km and 2.5km and a STANDARD EVENT over 10km, 40km and 5k. There is also the option to do the event as a two- or three-person relay with your friends.
When registering you will be asked for your best 10k running time which will allow us to create waves/starting groups depending on social distancing measures at the time of the event. (Fingers crossed) The event is for all fitness levels, any type of push bike can be used but a cycling helmet must be worn.
British Triathlon Members will get £6 discount on entry.
Standard Cycle Route link: https://www.plotaroute.com/route/1481575?units=km
Sprint Cycle Route link: https://www.plotaroute.com/route/1412711?units=km
There will be a QUALITY EVENT T-SHIRT, FANTASTIC WOODEN MEDAL, FOOD & A BEER OR SIMILAR for all finishers. Parking at the venue is also FREE for competitors.
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